ADVANCED CHEMISTRY A

CHE3ADA

2014

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

CHE3ADA is a core 3rd year subject required for a chemistry major, along with CHE3ADB. Learning activities within the subject include lectures, tutorials, workshops and laboratory classes. Core topics address the areas of organic synthesis and techniques for chemical analysis (e.g. nuclear magnetic resonance, mass spectrometry, separation science, atomic spectroscopy). Two optional topics must also be selected, from areas such as bioinorganic chemistry, bonding, sustainability and chemistry, polymer chemistry.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorBelinda Abbott

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites CHE2FCA and CHE2FCB and one of (CHE2ENC, CHE2MAC, CHE2MOC, CHE2NAC)OR Admission into SMCHS

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Full details of each topic are available on the departmental web page at www.latrobe.edu.au/chemistry/. Topics may vary from year to year.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsOrganic chemistry,PrescribedMcMurry, J.8TH EDN, THOMSON-BROOKS/COLE, 2011
ReadingsPhysical chemistry,PrescribedAtkins, PW de Paula, J 20109TH ED, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS.
ReadingsQuantitative chemical analysis,PrescribedHarris, DC 20108TH EDN, FREEMAN

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBelinda Abbott

Class requirements

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
One 6.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Four 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
AssignmentsTasks to be completed during semester which are designed to help students master concepts and solve chemistry problems.25
ExaminationsA 2.5 hour paper on core topics, and 2 hour paper on optional topics. A hurdle requirement of 50% applies to the exam component.45
LaboratoryDevelops and assess competency in practical skills, and in data handling and reporting. A hurdle requirement of 50% applies to the lab component.30